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Rome: Colosseum (WiFi Free-tours)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 688 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Nice and fine apartment in the heart of Rome near the Colosseum. It is ideally located for descovering Rome. It is also really quite and peaceful.

The apartment has been renewed in 2006 and it is fully and elegantly equipped. It is in an old, elegant and ancient building, situated in the heart of Rome, in a fashion and SAFE district!! Just 400 mt from the Colosseo and the Archeological Imperial Area; 500 mt from the underground stop “Colosseo”; 1000 mt from the Central Train Station. 45 minutes from the airport of Fiumicino and Ciampino, from which you can comfortably arrive directly to the apartment (Central Station Termini) via Train (14 Euro per person) and Bus (10Euro) (without intermediate stop). If you want I can also organize a private transfer for you. 50 mt from the city bus stop. Restaurants, bars and supermarkets are close to the apartment.

For long stay we apply discount to the price shown..

More Details

Property Manager
Nausicaa
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Why Nausicaa chose Rome

The apartment is located a short walk from the major sights of Rome: the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Domus aurea and the whole area of the historic center.

In addition we can also organize tours:

tourist and non-tourist and gastronomic tours (wine, ice cream, Italian typical products), tour with a personal shopper (shops haute couture or vintage) Italian cooking courses and courses in make up.

Amenities

San Giovanni (St. John Lateran) Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 688 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Courtyard
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(46 traveler reviews)

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Rome: Colosseum (WiFi Free-tours)
average rating of 4.804348 based on 46 reviews
4

Great location. Plenty of space. Lovely hosts.

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was very spacious, had a good kitchen, nice furnishings, and very gracious and accommodating hosts. Check in and check out was simple. The location can't be beat. The apartment was only a 10 minute walk from the Colleseum and from two different metro stops. We were able to get to the Vatican by metro in less than 30 minutes (including walking time). There is a nice grocery store in the neighborhood and we were able to cook several meals in the well-equipped kitchen. The building was quiet except for some construction in an upstairs apartment, but that was only during working hours. Overall, we had a great stay and we would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Great apartment

  • 5 of 5

This is a great apartment in a good location. It is tucked away in a safe friendly neighbor very close to the Colosseum. There are many great local resturants and stores nearby. We did not utilize the close by metro system but seemed easy. We used Uber and walked almost everywhere. The apartment is very clean, wifi is fast, and air condition works well.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Nausicaa was great to work with. She arranged a car to pick us up in Civitavecchia where our transatlantic cruise ended. Antonio met us upon arrival and showed us around the apartment. He also picked us up three days later at 5:45am and drove us to the airport to catch our flight back home. Overall the apartment was comfortable and clean. We didn't spend much time there as we were too busy exploring the city. We only had to walk a few blocks to the Coliseum, had many cafes, gelato places and grocery shops close by. The hop on hop off "Big Bus" tours was also just up the street. We had a great time in Rome!

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Overall great place. Accomodating host.

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed the stay and ambiance. Several nice local eateries.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Good location, but photos don't tell the whole story.

  • 3 of 5

Positives: The location of this apartment is very good. It is a short walk to the Colosseum where there is a Metro station (blue line). There is also a taxi stand nearby. There is a small grocery store on the next street which is an easy walk to the apartment. It is also about a 10-15 minute walk in the other direction to the Metro stop (red line) near the SanGiovanni Church. This was helpful when we went to the Vatican because there was no need to change Metro lines as the Vatican is reached by the red line. A man named Antonio was waiting for us at the apartment when we arrived. He let us in, and gave us an introduction to the apartment. He also agreed to take us to the airport at the conclusion of our stay but we decided to leave early so did not use his service. The bed in the main bedroom was very comfortable.

Negatives: The apartment is very small. Upon our arrival, Antonio explained that if the power goes out, we needed to use a key to open the wall box on the first floor and flip the switch to get it to turn back on. Within 15 minutes of us turning on the AC, this happened. It also happened twice more during our 5 day stay. The power always came back on immediately but it was disconcerting. Also, be aware that the photo of the living area makes it appear bigger than it really is. The curtains are covering the windows in the photo. When we opened them, we disovered that we were very close to the neighboring wall. It was a clostrophobic feeling.The fans provided (because the AC did not cool the bedrooms very well) were not in good shape. One of them could not really be used at all. The refrigerator did not get very cold and the "white" chair in the living area was stained/dirty. This is an old building in a historic area, so you should expect some challenges if you stay here.

Nausicaa was very good at communicating with us throughout this process. She replies promply to all messages.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great stay

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed here on our first trip to Rome and had a great time. As we travelled from city to city, it was nice to have an apartment with a washing machine half way through our trip. The apartment is pretty basic, but has pretty much all that you'd need. We used the AC and were able to watch some television in the living room. If sharing this place with several people, you should know that the master bedroom does not have a door or any way to close it off from the rest of the apartment, though the second bedroom does. There is a lift to use for luggage, as apartment sits on second floor. Antonio's car service was very nice and convenient. Location was great; we were just a few minutes walking distance from the Colloseum and the metro station right behind it. Very easy to get everywhere we wanted to go. Neighborhood is great; there are several delicious restaurants within walking distance to the apartment. All in all, a great experience in Rome!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
fiumicino
Nearest Ferry
90 Kilometres
civitavecchia
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
termini
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
a1
Nearest Ski
120 Kilometres
terminillo
Nearest Beach
40 Kilometres
ostia
Car: not necessary

From FIUMICINO AIRPORT: Take the direct train to Termini Central Station, it will take just 35 minutes; it cost just 7 Euro and there's a train each 30 minute. The Termini station it's just 20 minutes walking from the apartment or take the underground for just 'COLOSSEO' stop (which is it just 500 meters from the apartment). From CIAMPINO AIRPORT: Take the direct bus to termini Central Station with the comapny TERRAVISION for just 8 Euro and it will take 30 min.(http://www.terravision.eu/rome_ciampino.html) BY TAXI from the airports it will take 45 min/1 hour (it depends on traffic.....) for 35 Euro.

Restaurants, night club, tipical cuisine.

EVERY KIND: you are just in the center!!!!!!!!!Restaurants, boîtes de nuit, une cuisine typique.

Tout genre: vous êtes juste dans le centre !!!!!!!!!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $59.45
Additional Guest Fee $9.51 per person per night

General rules:
200€ damage refaundable deposit at arrival, touristic taxes 3.5€ per person (from 10 years old) per night.
Checkin 12.00-20.00.From 20.00 extra of 30€ after 00.00 50 euro.It's possible to left the luggage in the apartment from 10.00am but it's necessary to wait the end of final cleanings. Checkout 10.00am, if there are not arrives you will can make arrangements with our collaborator

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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